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Re: Dorno Fiske
Posted by: Catherine Marr-Batchelor (ID *****7046) Date: July 04, 2006 at 12:19:46
In Reply to: Re: Dorno Fiske by Robert Birt of 750

Thanks so much for writing! My grandfather was born Robert Leroy Fiske, I believe in Connecticut, circa 1910. His father, Dorno Fiske must have born between 1875-1880. Dorno's wife was Mabel, maiden name unknown. Together, they had 13 children, my grandfather being the youngest.
Dorno, like my grandfather, enjoyed drinking quite a bit. I was told by my mother that Dorno had "really tied one on" when, on a "dare", decided to steal the train! I would love to have the story verified. My mother said that it made headlines!

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